NVIDIA today announced the launch of the GTX 550 Ti lineup of graphics cards, which will slot in the sub-10k range and provide solid competition to the HD5770. NVIDIA claims the GTX 550 Ti is 50% faster at DirectX 11 Tessellation, as well as 38% faster in DX9 and DX10 games.
The 5770's archnemesis
“The GTX 550 Ti paired with our 3D Vision technology provides gamers with an amazing low-cost platform that delivers an awesome immersive experience,” said Drew Henry, general manager of GeForce GPU business at NVIDIA. “As the leader in PC gaming hardware, we are excited about the future of PC gaming and how we can make those experiences as immersive as possible.
The GTX550 Ti is priced at Rs. 9,490 and will be available starting immediately via NVIDIA’s many partners like Zotac, ASUS, EVGA, Galaxy, MSI etc.